16 - 19 June 2025 I.S.P.O. 20th World Congress

Nachiappan Chockalingam

Staffordshire University, United Kingdom


Nachiappan (Nachi) Chockalingam is the Director of the Centre for Biomechanics and Rehabilitation Technologies at Staffordshire University, UK. He is an Affiliate Professor at the University of Malta, and a Visiting Professor at Sri Ramachandra University, India. Prof. Chockalingam has published over 230 full research manuscripts alongside numerous abstracts, book chapters and lectures. He has served on the boards of and supported several international scientific communities. Prof. Chockalingam reviews for several journals and grant-awarding bodies worldwide. He is also an Associate Editor for the ‘Footwear Science’, ‘Prosthetics and Orthotics International’ and ‘Rehabilitation for Musculoskeletal Conditions’ journals. Prof. Chockalingam’s research has received funding from various international bodies including the European Commission and the British Council. His current activities at Staffordshire University focus on translational research. He has played a pivotal role in bringing various allied health professionals to the wider biomechanics and medical engineering community. Prof. Chockalingam advocates for multi and interdisciplinary research, promotes gender equality and takes every effort to support students and young researchers. He is involved in charitable and non-profit organisations to help the wider global community on healthy ageing and assistive technology to aid mobility.


Staffordshire University, United Kingdom

Program Items

24/04/2023 4:30 PM - 5:45 PM Free paper session

Location: Moda, Business Center I, First floor

Moda, Business Center I, First floor
Mariette Deist (ISPO, Pretoria, South Africa) Sisary Kheng (Exceed Worldwide, Phnom Penh, Cambodia) Leigh Clarke (The Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association, Melbourne, Australia) Michael Dillon (La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia) Nachiappan Chockalingam (Staffordshire University, United Kingdom) Luphiwo Mduzana (Walter Sisulu University, Mthatha, South Africa) Abdul Nasir (ICRC, Islamabad, Pakistan)
25/04/2023 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM Free paper session

Location: Moda, Business Center I, First floor

Moda, Business Center I, First floor
Corien Nikamp (Roessingh Research and Development, Enschede, Netherlands) Arun Jayraman (Shirley Ryan Ability Lab, Chicago, USA) Renad Albasri (University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom) Paul Charlton (Peacocks Medical Group, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom) Nachiappan Chockalingam (Staffordshire University, United Kingdom) Mariam Hussain (Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust, Birmingham, United Kingdom) Thomas Schmalz (Ottobock SE & Co. KGaA, Clinical Research & Services / Biomechanics, Göttingen, Germany)
26/04/2023 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM Keynote lecture

Location: Guadalajara 3, Ground floor

Guadalajara 3, Ground floor
Cleveland Barnett (Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, United Kingdom) Nachiappan Chockalingam (Staffordshire University, United Kingdom)